Welcome to Placer County Library!
Get reading recommendations, download an e-book, search for a job, research your family history, attend a library event, program or class and much, much more.
Services and Information
- My Account
Renew, Manage Holds, View Fines
- Search the Catalog
Find books, audiobooks, movies, music, and more
- Locations and Hours
Includes maps and holiday schedule
- Library To Go
Download e-books and e-audiobooks
- Kids Events
Preschool storytime, special events & more
- Adult & Teen Events
Book clubs, classes, events, & special programs
- Research & Homework Help
Magazine articles, what to read next; legal help, student, consumer, and health research
- Library Wish List
Help us purchase more popular titles for you to check out!
News to Know
Water for Thought...
Here are a few titles on climate change, drought, and waterwise landscaping courtesy of the Rocklin Library Staff.
Spooktacular Events at the Library
Halloween Storytimes & Parades, Pumpkinpalooza & MORE! Make the Library your go-to spot this month for more Spooky fun than your trick-or-treat bag can hold!
Install the ELF™ Child-Safe Browser on your desktop!
Access the Library's Early Literacy Station from your home computer via The ELF browser. The ELF browser allows young children to safely explore fun and engaging internet resources. Learn how to install the free browser.
Good Morning Sunshine!
Penryn Library is now open at 7:00 a.m., Wednesdays & Fridays. Great for early morning commuters, students, parents & early risers! Thanks to a grant from the California State Library, Penryn Library is now housing only High-interest, High-demand items. Penryn's New Hours.
Need TUTORING? Let Brainfuse ignite your mind!
Live Tutoring, Homework Help, and Skill Building. Access it via any computer connected to the Internet. Access it outside the library with your Placer County Library Card. Generously supported by the Placer County Literacy Support Council! Visit Homework Help to find out more about Brainfuse and find even MORE homework help resources.
Need a JOB?
Let Brainfuse help you get the practical tools you need to find a job with: JobNOW!
JobScout teaches you the basic Internet skills you need: to find a job, help build your resume, and run job searches. Sign up is free. Try out JobScout.
Zip Books is Back!
Can't find what you want to read at the Library? If your title is available on Amazon.com and eligible for a Zip Book request, we'll order it! Amazon.com ships it to your address at no charge. Read it and return it to us within 90 days of receipt & place your next Zip Books Request. See Zip With Us for details.
Library Strategic Plan Approved
The Placer County Library Strategic Plan was approved by the Board of Supervisors on December 10, 2013. You can download the full document here: Library Strategic Plan
Get involved- volunteer at your library! Visit the Library Volunteer Match website to get started.